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Steve G. Gorbitz

August 20, 1931 ~ June 26, 2020 (age 88)

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Obituary

August 20, 1931 – June 26, 2020

Granger – Stephen G. Gorbitz, 88, passed away at 2:09 pm on Friday, June 26, 2020 in Trailpoint Village.

Steve was born on August 20, 1931, in South Bend to the late Michael and Elizabeth Gorbitz.

Steve and his wife Vicki A. (Luczkowski) were married in Las Vegas and have celebrated 48 years of marriage together.  Steve is survived by his loving wife, Vicki; daughters, Elizabeth Gorbitz, Stefanie (Scott) Zepik, and Michelle (Jon) Churchfield; grandchildren, Brayden Hyink, Lane Zepik, Daemon Hyink, Colton Zepik, Brandon Zepik, and Ivy Churchfield; brother, William Gorbitz; nephew, Guy Gorbitz; and niece Eva (Tom) Dolly.

Steve honorably serviced his Country in the US Army and was stationed in Japan during the Korean War. He was a member of the Edwardsburg VFW.  He was a brick layer and cement finisher at many construction job sites. He was an avid Notre Dame fan and never missed watching a game on Saturday during football season.  Steve also loved spending time with his family and all of his grandkids, they were the light of his life. 

Funeral Services for Steve will be at 2pm on Tuesday, June 30, 2020 in Palmer Funeral Home River Park Chapel 2528 Mishawaka Ave South Bend, IN 46615, where family and friends may gather beginning at 12pm.

Memorial Contributions may be made to the Edwardsburg VFW 69946 M-62, Edwardsburg, MI 49112.

Condolences for the family may be made at www.palmerfuneralhomes.com.

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Services

Visitation
Tuesday
June 30, 2020

12:00 PM to 2:00 PM
River Park
2528 Mishawaka Ave
South Bend, IN 46615

Funeral Service
Tuesday
June 30, 2020

2:00 PM
River Park
2528 Mishawaka Ave
South Bend, IN 46615

Donations

Edwardsburg VFW
69946 M-62, Edwardsburg MI 49112

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